Diversity Ambassadors Program

Three Diversity Ambassador positions are available for current immigrant and international students in full-time academic programs. Diversity Ambassadors spend up to 100 hours of time over the year to share their experience, promote diversity on campus, provide peer-support and assist Diversity and Intercultural Services to organize events and activities. This program develops student leaders who are committed to promoting diversity and creating an inclusive environment at Red River College.

Screening criteria for participants

  • Must be a current full-time immigrant or international student at Red River College who will return as a full-time student the following academic year
  • Strong interpersonal, intercultural, communication and organization skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Interest in diversity and working with people from different backgrounds and cultures
  • Willingness to listen respectfully to different points of view and openness to self-reflection
  • Commitment to following through on assignments, meeting deadlines and performing tasks in a timely manner

Ambassadors receive a $500 honorarium at the end of the program.

Program commitment involves a May-April timeline.

Apply:

Please fill out all fields below:

Your Student Number (required)

Your First Name (required)

Your Last Name (required)

Your Phone Number (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Address and Postal Code (required)

Program of Study (required)

Program Start Date (required)

Expected Program End Date (Month and Year) (required)

Campus (required)

Student Status (required)
Immigrant Student International Student 

Please answer the following questions:

1. Why are you interested in becoming a Diversity Ambassador?

2. Please describe any extra-curricular activities you are involved in.

3. Have you ever been in contact with Diversity and Intercultural Services at Red River College?

Yes No 

If yes, please describe the programs or services you were involved with and briefly explain your experience.

4. What experience or skills do you feel you have that will contribute to your role as a Diversity Ambassador?

Please upload your resume here

Have you attached your Resume?
Yes No 

Release/Waiver:

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Red River College agrees to use my image only for educational or College promotional purposes, or to share information about the College with others.

I am over 18 years old and I have the legal right to make this decision.

I agree that Red River College (including the Board of Governors, officers, employees, agents and partners) can use the personal comments I have written in this evaluation form. They can use my comments in program information, catalogues, schedules, newspapers, brochures, advertisements, or other publications or recordings about Red River College. I understand there will be no payment for the use of my comments, and Red River College will not check with me for my approval each time they are used. I will not hold Red River College responsible if my words are edited when they are used.

The use of my personal comments will NOT include my name, unless staff from the Diversity and Immigrant Student Support department contacts me for further consent.

Red River College agrees to use my image only for educational or College promotional purposes, or to share information about the College with others.

I am over 18 years old and I have the legal right to make this decision.

Red River College follows the regulations of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act of Manitoba (FIPPA) when it collects, uses, keeps, shows and disposes of personal information. We will only use your information to provide services related to the Diversity and Immigrant Support department. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Red River College’s Privacy Co-ordinator at Privacy@RRC.CA.

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